Kong: Skull Island
Starring: Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson, John Goodman, Samuel L. Jackson, Corey Hawkins, John C. Reilly, Tian Jing, Toby Kebbell
Directed by: Jordan Vogt-Roberts
Plot: A scientific expedition to map an uncharted island awakens the island’s deadly creatures, including the king of them all, Kong.
Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 80%
Critic Consensus: “Offering exhilarating eye candy, solid acting, and a fast-paced story, Kong: Skull Island earns its spot in the movie monster’s mythos without ever matching up to the classic original”